Waters Edge Recovery

4.9 (23 reviews) ADD YOUR REVIEW
117 SE Seminole Street
Stuart, FL 34994
8557821009 Visit Website

Paying for Treatment

  • Insurance is Accepted
  • Financing is not Available
  • Medicare is not Accepted
  • Medicaid is not Accepted

Treatment Insights

At Waters Edge Recovery, each guest is treated as an individual, with a customized treatment plan designed around the current needs and recovery lifestyle that each guest has chosen. There is a strong focus toward the future and in finding a genuine, personal purpose for their lives. Emphasis is placed on respect and compassion towards self and others and on the innate strengths and aspirations each of our guests possess and can be helped to be guided by.

Waters Edge Recovery Reviews and Ratings Details

The following is based on a combination of Surveys of Alumni, Staff, Loved Ones, and Reviews and Ratings from around the web.

Reviews at a Glance

Are you an alumni, staff member, or loved one of someone who went to this facility?

Add Your Review

Oh look a holiday camp for the rich. Paying big Money does not help you any more than a recover house does. Money and fancy resorts cant cure you. Time and willingness does. so if you think a high en...


Both me and my cousin went to Waters Edge. I love this place. They make you feel like you are at home. Everyone really cared about what they were doing.


Great therapists and clinical. Housing is okay. My nephew went to rehab here and he is doing really well. He was pleased with the treatment and had great things to say about the therapists and the s...


Waters Edge Recovery is an amazing facility. WER made me feel like family. Excellent staff and counselor\'s that really care


Loved everything about this place! Saved my life and I am forever in debt to them.


Beautiful place with people that care and make you part of a family


Watersedge is a great rehab, The staff treated me like family, I have recommended WE to some of my friends and family in need of help, and will continue to do so, because this place actually cares, th...


They were able to take the time my family member needed when they were struggling. i was was never able to get through to her but they were. i was such a blessing. Getting a hold of my wife was someti...


Level of care is excellent. I have been to many facilities in the past and never received the individual treatment that was given here at WER. From the techs to the owner everyone was welcoming and we...


Staff and treatments were a strength. Cost of treatment was a weakness. This facility was an extremely serene place to help my loved one recover from addiction. There was enough stimulus to keep him e...


The facility has many strengths but my personal favorite was the after care. They continued to be available to me in any way I may have needed after I graduated the inpatient program to ensure my cont...


Offers individualized treatment plans that cater to the specific needs of the client and the staff are very welcoming and friendly. I have been to a few different treatment centers before and never go...


I get to witness on a daily basis the staff at this facility go ABOVE and BEYOND for every client. This is a rarity now a days, but it exists here. I have been to 15 treatment centers, and have worked...


The team at Waters Edge Recovery show compassion and kindness for each and every client. Having been an unpaid volunteer for this organisation I am continually impressed with how the client\'s welfar...


Waters Edge Recovery helped truly helped me get my life back- they were able to help save me from myself. Before coming here I could barely put 5 minutes together without picking up a drink or a drug....


The staff truly cares about long term sobriety and extended treatment. Clinicians are all heavily involved in each individual\'s treatment plan and continued care. They make everyone feel welcome. I w...


As a treatment professional with extensive experience of facilities worldwide; I am truly able to acknowledge that Waters Edge is an incredibly special place. The treatment team are experience, profes...


Through their exceptional quality of care and willingness to go above and beyond, Waters Edge Recovery has consistently proven that each of their clients get the best help they are able to receive.


Amazing place. They treat you like you are special and believe in you even when everyone else in your life stop caring. i found peace there and so much more


I loved this facility. I've been to many and this was the only treatment center that has a 56 day program. The counselors are amazing and very skilled in addiction. I not only learned about my addicti...


First I want to start by saying that Waters Edge Recovery saved my life. When I was in my darkest hour of need, they were there for me. Waters Edge Recovery has shown me how to have a better quality o...


I am still giving tough love, but enough love.


Amazing facility! Continues to offer all the support possible even after you graduate!

Areas of Focus
First Responder Program

Our exclusive program that serves First Responders, acknowledging their unique needs and preferences, with a sensitive focus on trauma and the need to return quite quickly to their personal and professional lives.

Creative Arts Therapy

Writing, making art or engaging in theater can be deeply therapeutic for people working to recover from addiction. Many facilities offer one or several forms of creative arts therapy as a way to help patients learn to express their feelings in productive ways.

Key Staff Members
  • Photo of
    Dr. Joanna VanVleet - Medical Director

    JoAnna VanVleet, D.O., is Board Certified in Psychiatry and Neurology by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and a Fellow with the American Psychiatric Association. She attended Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan, subsequently graduating with a Bachelors of Arts Degree in Chemistry from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, Florida. Dr. VanVleet graduated from Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. VanVleet completed her four year psychiatric internship and residency training through Henry Ford Behavioral Health System in Detroit, Michigan. She completed a year-long fellowship with subsequent certification in Electroconvulsive Therapy. Dr. VanVleet is the Medical Director for Waters Edge Recovery Center in Stuart, Florida as well Florida Psychiatry Associates, an outpatient private practice in St. Lucie West, Florida serving the entire East Coast of Florida as well as Central Florida. Dr. VanVleet is a member of the American Psychiatric Association and serves on several committees on behalf of the Florida Psychiatric Society. She is also a member of The American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry and American Society of Addiction Medicine. Dr. VanVleet is married and resides in the St. Lucie West area. She enjoys reading, gardening, cooking, traveling, exercising, and other activities with family and friends.

  • Photo of
    Iesha Richards - Clinical Director

    Iesha is a Licensed Professional Clinical Counselor and a certified Masters Addiction Counselor. She is a United States Veteran whose passion for treating those struggling with addiction grew as she witnessed fellow service members as they lost those things that they most valued in their lives as a result of their struggles. She also spent years overseas as a civilian assisting military members and families whose struggles were negatively impacting their overall wellbeing. Iesha’s expertise is used to assist individuals with becoming aware of their thinking-patterns, how these patterns affect their lives, and promote change, where change is best for a healthier life.